12973 - Network and System Security Modulübersicht

Module Number: 12973
Module Title:Network and System Security
  Netzwerk- und Systemsicherheit
Department: Faculty 1 - Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Responsible Staff Member:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Panchenko, Andriy
Language of Teaching / Examination:English
Duration:1 semester
Frequency of Offer: Every summer semester
Credits: 6
Learning Outcome:Students will get familiar with challenges in securing computer systems and networks. They will get acquainted with fundamental security and privacy concepts that will be used as building blocks for later specialization.
Contents:In the scope of this module, we explore, among others, the following topics:
  •  Anonymity and Privacy (mixes, onion routing, Tor
  • Firewalls
  • Malware, Botnets, and Intrusion Detection
  • Exploits
  • Wireless Security
  • Physical Security
  • Biometrics
  • Access Control
  • Electronic Payments
  • E-voting
  • Digital Rights Management
Recommended Prerequisites:Knowledge of the contents of modules
  • 11859 Kryptographie
  • 11889 Einführung in die IT-Sicherheit
Mandatory Prerequisites:None
Forms of Teaching and Proportion:
  • Lecture / 2 Hours per Week per Semester
  • Exercise / 2 Hours per Week per Semester
  • Self organised studies / 120 Hours
Teaching Materials and Literature:Provided on the homepage of the chair.
Module Examination:Prerequisite + Final Module Examination (MAP)
Assessment Mode for Module Examination:Prerequisite:
  • Successful treatment of all assigned project tasks including successful presentation of the results
Final module examination:
  • Written examination, 90 min. OR
  • Oral examination, 30-45 min. (with small number of participants)
In the first lecture it will be anounced, if the examination will be offered in written or oral form.
Evaluation of Module Examination:Performance Verification – graded
Limited Number of Participants:None
Part of the Study Programme:
  • Master (research-oriented) / Artificial Intelligence / PO 2022
  • Abschluss im Ausland / Cyber Security / keine PO
  • Master (research-oriented) / Cyber Security / PO 2017
  • Master (research-oriented) / eBusiness / PO 2007
  • Abschluss im Ausland / Elektrotechnik / keine PO
  • Master (research-oriented) / Informatik / PO 2008
  • Master (research-oriented) / Informations- und Medientechnik / PO 2017
  • Master (research-oriented) / Künstliche Intelligenz Technologie / PO 2022
  • Study programme Cyber Security M.Sc.: Compulsory elective module in complex „Cyber Security Methods“
  • Study programme Informatik M.Sc.: Compulsory elective module in complex „Angewandte und technische Informatik“ (level 400)
  • Study programme eBusiness M.Sc.: Compulsory elective module in complex „Entwicklung und Aufbau von eBusiness-Systemen“
  • Study programme Künstliche Intelligenz Technologie M.Sc.: Compulsory elective module in complex “Hardware-basierte Systeme: Elektrotechnik, Informationstechnik und Sensorik“
Module Components:
  • Lecture: Network and System Security
  • Accompanying exercises
  • Related examination
Components to be offered in the Current Semester: